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driver ran a red light...and smashed into a couple of cars which led to a chain reaction of crashes. suprisingly only one person was hurt...with minor injuries. torrey pines is shut down and only some traffic getting by on spring mountain. it could be a big night in carson city if the state assembly votes to fund an n-f-l stadium in las vegas. bryan callahan joins us live from the special session... with the very latest! bryan-- the crowd waiting to weigh in through public comment is a lot smaller than it was earlier in the day... this as the initial hearing on the plan for the stadium and convention center expansion went for around seven hours. around one this afternoon the room at the grant sawyer building was packed... and assembly members were expecting the public hearing to last 3 hours.
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support of 28 assembly members... the question is do they have the votes. bryan callahan, 13 action news. the "more cops" tax has now been approved by both the nevada senate and state assembly. it now heads to governor the bill allows clark county commissioners to raise the sales tax by 1-tenth of a percent to put more police officers on the street. sheriff joe lombardo says this measure is even more critical after 4- million dollars.. earmarked for metro.. was removed from the stadium deal. "it seemed it was overwhelming for the taxpayers and i understand that. so it is even more important that this passes to breed the success we are looking for." the extra money would
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and more than 300.. countywide. so... the question now is... when is the big vote on the stadium? our 13 action news political analyst.... jon ralston has been working his sources... and... has the answers. he joins us now live.... from carson city... jon? ---state of play: republican leaders want to vote this tonight. botht he majority leader and the chairman of the main committee told me they think can get it done. ----lobbyists have been working the democrats. they need half of the caucus or so -- about eight votes. they believe they have four solid yeses and they have six other possibles. ----meanwhile, ira hansen, the
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opposition. but his efforts have been met with lobbying from conservative business interests in nevada who want the stadium and believe it is good for the economy. ----there is so much lobbying juice behind this that it seems likley to pass, whether it is tonight or friday. pass, whether it is tonight or friday. vice-president joe biden was in las vegas today to do some campaining for democratic presidential nominee hillary clinton. biden appeared at the culinary worker's union. at one point.. his speech was interrupted by a protester holding a sign calling bill clinton a rapist. the protester was quickly
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and a pretty pleasant day.... across southern nevada... but... as we head into the weekend... we're looking at some changes. 13 first alert..... chief meteorologist bryan scofield...is in the weather lows 61 to 65. south winds up to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. .friday...mostly sunny and windy. highs 85 to 88 on the west side of the valley...87 to 91 on the east side. increasing to southwest 20 to 30 mph in the afternoon.
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police shootings.... across the country... two boston police officers shot overnight... the insane scene one witness describes seeing..... after what started as a dispute.... between roommates. plus.. the damage is being added-up in the wake of hurricane matthew. up next in financial focus.. we'll show you how much could be handed-over to insurance companies. chopper 13 brings you breaking news.... fast and first... and only....
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he's divisive and dangerous. "uh, i don't know what i said. uh... i don't remember." but congressman hardy supports trump 100%
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are a drain on society and that seniors who rely on programs like social security are a draw on government. donald trump and congressman hardy -- divisive and dangerous. dccc is responsible for the content of this advertising. dow down 45 nasdaq down 26 sp500 down 7 all of the big local gaming stocks were also down today including caesars entertainment.. which lost about 2%. las vega sands.. wynn resorts and red rock resorts were also down today between 1 and 1-and a half percent. we're starting to get a better idea of the financial impact of hurricane matthew in the southeast. the storm caused less damage than many had expected.. but still destroyed more than 1 million structures..
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while owners assess the damage.. goldman sachs is already estimating it will be in the neighborhood of about 10-billion dollars. insurance companies will likely be on the hook for between 4 and 6-billion of that total. and.. while we wait to see if the oakland raiders will eventually move to las vegas.. the nfl is wondering where it's tv ratings are going. overall.. nfl viewership is down 12%.. including a whopping plunge of 18% for monday nig a couple of factors could be in play. on september 26th.. monday night football went against the first presidential debate which had 80-million viewers. analysts say fans are also missing big stars like tom brady and cam newton. a memorial procession in los angeles county..... for a slain police sergeant today... while across the country.... two boston officers are in extremely critical condtion..... after a suspect.... wearing a bullet proof vest
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this coming on the heels of an deadly attack.... on two palm springs officers.... over the weekend abc's.... lauren lyster has more. (nats) a solemn procession in southern california for la county sheriff's sergeant steve owen. funeral service -- "who was taken from us by an evil predator on oct 5h" the veteran officer allegedly killed execution-style by a parolee while responding to a burglary call a day of mourning...as t fighting for their lives officer shot.. officer shot the officers - critically injured when authorities say they were responding late wednesday to a domestic disturbance call sot commish presser: "always unpredictable - probably one of the most dangerous calls they go to" the dispute- between roommates. and one of the men - armed with an assault style rifle and wearing body armor - opened fire on the officers witness: there was a lot of gun shots, like over 30 gun shots. and then we seen a bunch of police come and just swat teams
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their badly wounded colleagues from the scene ...killing the suspect. this comes just days after two police officers in palm springs were killed, also responding to reports of a domestic disturbance.. authorities - saying the suspect in that case, john felix was also wearing body armor...and used armor-piercing ammunition... nats palm spring spresser he wanted to gun down police officers investigators calling it an ambush. so far this year - 45 officers have been killed by fir up from 30 at this last year sot brad gartett: that's a 50% jump. that's disturbing for police. tag: the palm springs suspect now face capital murder charges -- he's expected to be arraigned today. and authorities in boston are not saying the officers were targeted - and say it looks like they are going to survive. lauren lyster abc news, los angeles. the man police say.... set up several pressure cooker bombs.... around new york and new jersey appeared in court today...
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suspect appeared... plus.. there were a lot of claims thrown around in last sunday's presidential debate. we'll put a few of them in our politifact truto-o-meter after the break. stay with us.
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today. ahmed ra-himi appeared via video..... from his hospital bed.... still recovering from injuries.... in a shoot-out with police. he pleaded not guilty..... to -5- counts of attempted murder of police officers....
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on accusations.... he planted and detonated several bombs. the explosion...... in manhattan's chelsea neighborhood injured.... nearly -30- people. federal officials are still looking..... into his motive and past.... while his father claims... he alerted the f-b-i.... -2- years ago.... reporter: what did you tell them" mohammed rahami: i told them you got a connection with this guy. the f-b-i says... the father later recanted those claims... and... ra-himi was never questioned. .tonight...partly cloudy. lows 61 to 65. south winds up to 10 mph after midnight. .friday...mostly sunny and windy. highs 85 to 88 on the west side of the valley...87 to 91 on the east side. south winds 10 to 15 mph increasing to southwest 20 to
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.friday night...partly cloudy and windy. lows 65 to 69 on the west side of the valley...67 to 71 on the east side. .saturday...sunny and breezy. highs 83 to 86 on the west side of the valley...85 to 89 on the east side.
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25 mph. .saturday night...mostly clear and windy. lows 62 to 66 on the west side of the valley...64 to 68 on the east side. southwest winds 20 to 30 mph. .sunday through tuesday...mostly clear and windy. highs 82 to 85. lows 61 to 65. .tuesday night...partly cloudy. ws .wednesday through thursday...mostly clear. highs 82 to 85. lows around 60. here at 13 action news we want all kids in las vegas to be able to stay warm this winter so our annual coats for kids drive is underway. and once again this year, our partner is tropical smoothie. please donate gently used or smoothie dot com. thanks to the salvation army. as the temperatures start to
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during last sunday's presidential debate.. one candidate mentioned a few times the fact checkers were going to be busy.. and our politifact team made-good. tonight.. they're putting some debate statements into the 'truth-o-meter'.. so you can make an educated decision when you vote. clinton youtube @ 2:58 ((we are now, for the first time ever, energy independent)) hillary clinton's claim that the us was for the first time ever.. energy independent.. may have been lost on viewers sunday night in what was known as "the ken b politifact went to the energy experts to get to the bottom of it.. who said sot aaron sharockman @ 2:38 ((wrong that it's the first time ever, wrong that we're energy independent but we're on the right track)) politifact finding some experts that say the u-s is close enough to energy independence but not quite there yet, even though it's trending that way. see the commercials that they did on you. and i've gotten to see some of the most vicious commercials i've ever seen of michelle
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claim during the 2nd presidential debate caught fact checkers off-guard since michelle obama has stumped vigorously for hillary clinton this campaign cycle. a deeper dig found perhaps this new political ad was the one trump was referring to... "cant run your house" anti-clinton ad @ :19 ((if you can't run your own house, you certainly can't run the white house)) president obama said that comment by the first lady during his presidential run was not a swipe at the it's now resurfacing though in this ad from a pro-trump super pac. sot aaron sharockman @ 4:40 ((if he's talking about a vicious attack ad it's actually republicans using michelle obama's words inferring they're about hillary clinton and then using them against hillary clinton)) with the ad not coming from the obama camp as trump perhaps implied.. and the first lady's comments open to interpretation.. politifact rating trump's claim as... false there is now just one more debate to go before election day.
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and you can see it live.. right here on channel 13. clark county district court has more money and a new alternative....to fight the cycle of addiction and crime!!! a -1- point -4- million dollar grant from the state..... will be used to provide residential treatment programs to offenders.... with addiction or mental health problems. the court expects.... better outcomes for many and could save millions of dollars.... o in repeat offenders. we have more details on-line... at k-t-n-v dot com. a legendary musical artist is the newest recipient.... of "the nobel peace prize"... and.. it just so happens.. he's performing in las vegas tonight.. and it's 'now trending.' hello las vegas! we've got so many awesome things on our list this week, we are going to tell you about as many as we can in one minute. the nevada conservatory theatre presents william shakespear's
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oct. 30. performances are in the black box theatre at unlv. sublime with rome will rock the downtown las vegas event senter on friday night. sublime is celebrating twenty years of performing. wine loves and foodies will want to check out the cork and wine festival on saturday at tivoli village. actor and director al pacino will tell stories about his carer on saturday night at the venetian. and, don't miss mo police dogs and their handlers competing in the annual k-9 trials on sunday at the orleans arena. if you want to see the full list of 13 things to do this week in las vegas, just head to k-t-n-v dot com. i'm j-j snyder and i will see
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cortez masto and i approve this message. they're bringing drugs, they're bringing crime, they're rapists. narrator: and joe heck says "i have high hopes we'll see donald trump become president." i don't know what i said, aah... narrator: heck says he "completely supports" trump. i would bomb the [bleep] out of them. narrator: and heck? reporter: you trust him having his finger on the nuclear button? heck: i do. reporter: why do you say that? heck: why wouldn't i? narrator: donald trump and joe heck.
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with 13 action news anchor.... dayna roselli. u-s songwriter bob dylan has been awarded the nobel prize in literature-- and it's now trending. the nobel committee recognized him for creating, quote, "new poetic expressions within the great american song tradition." the 75-year-old is the first american to win the nobel prize for literature since t just so happens-- dylan is performing tonight in las vegas at the cosmopolitan at 8 p.m. two nypd officers, were honored for their bravery in suffolk county on wednesday. in july when someone tossed what appeared to be a ticking time bomb at an nypd cruiser in times square-- instead of fleeing the apparent bomb, they chose to quickly drive it to a location where it couldn't hurt anyone except themselves.
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actions, embody the best of us as a community and country. a normal night in times square turned out to be one of the most dangerous missions myself or my sergeant have ever been on. police later determined the device was a hoax . for more stories now trending-- check out ktnv dot com.. and i'll see you tomorrow on good morning las vegas, 4:30 t0 7! coming up later.. in tonight's abc primetime lineup.. 8:00 - grey's anatomy 9:00 - notorious 10:00 - how to get away with r action news live at 11... 15:49 darcy stand-up tease: we're running out of clean tonight's restaurant at first kicks us out, then has us come back, but at least we're getting answers. join me for this week's second helping of dirty dining tonight on 13 action news live at 11. that's 13 action news for now.. but remember.. we're always on....
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and... our k-t-n-v mobile app. "inside edition" is next so stay with us. thank you for watching.. and have a great evening..
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>> donald trump in crisis. six women come forward with shocking allegations. miss washington. miss utah. the receptionist. the people magazine writer. the photographer's assistant. the business woman. >> he was like an octopus. like he had six ms and the ex-girlfriend coming to trump's defense. >> he was a perfect gentleman with me. then, saving boo boo. >> yes, you are. >> what every dog owner needs to know before you step on to an elevator. and the great "inside edition" fish test. when you eat fish in a restaurant, do you really get what you ordered? >> to find out, we did some testing. wait until you see the kind of fish that we got.

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